On the Russian flag there are 3 horizontal colored stripes. The colors from bottom to top: red, blue and white.


The Russian coat of arms depicts a two-headed eagle.


At the age of 18, each Russian citizen gets the right to vote.


The famous children’s writer, Sergei Mikhalkov, participated twice in writing the national anthem with a difference of more than 50 years: the first being for the Soviet Union (officially used since 1944) and for Russia (officially used since 2000).


Source: The Constitution Of Russia, The Government Of Russia.

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